Burger King employees foil late night armed robbery attempt

ROANOKE CO., Va. - A man attempted to rob Burger King on 7121 Williamson Road, but employees told him "no."

According to Roanoke County Police, "A black male wearing black pants, black jackets and a ski mask entered through the back door. The suspect pointed a firearm at employees and demanded money."

Investigators go on to say, "Employees responded 'no' and the suspect fled out the back door into the wood line behind the business."

Anyone with information on the foiled robbery attempt is asked to contact Det. C. Torzewski at 540-777-4705.


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